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International Forum on “Science, Religion and Consciousness”

///International Forum on “Science, Religion and Consciousness”

International Forum on “Science, Religion and Consciousness”

Program

23/10 Thursday 8,30 — Reception and registration of the participants. 9,00 — Open ceremony of the Forum by the Minister of Science of Portugal. 9,30 — “Listening to Life”, open lecture by Christian de Duve, Nobel Prize of Medicine and Physiology 1974. 10,15 — Coffee break. 10,45 — Round-table 1. Society and Values — fundamentalisms and survival. Moderator: Rui Maia; with Hermínio Martins, Fernando Carvalho Rodrigues, Muzaffar Iqbal, Esther Muzcnik, David Munir. 12,15 — Debate 13,00 — Pause for lunch …………………………… 14,30 — Panel 1. From the origins to “the end of the world” — creation and entropy. Moderator: Anselmo Borges; with Lawrence Fagg, Lothar Schafer, Nathan Aviezer, B.V. Subbarayappa. 16,30 — Coffe break 17,00 — Debate 18,00 — Music and chants 19,00 — Social program ………………………. 24/10 Friday 9,30 — Panel 2. The mind-body binomial — for a therapy of the Being. Moderator: Mário Simões; with Maria Sagi, Beverly Rubik, Christina Puchalski, Yoshio Machi. 10,30 — Coffee break. 11,00 — Panel 2 (cont.) 12,00 — Debate 13,00 — Pause for lunch. …………………………. 14,30 — Panel 3. Extraordinary religious experiences — from Physics to Neurotheology. Moderator: Rui Mota Cardoso; with Auguste Meessen, Jacques Vallée, Brian Lancaster, Mathieu Ricard. 16,30 — Debate. 17,00 — Coffee break. 17,30 — Round-table 2. The future of the human species – what evolution? 19,00 — Debate ……………………. 25/10 Saturday 9,30 – Panel 4. Extraterrestrial life — scientific and theological implications. Moderator: Paulo Galli Macedo; with John Brooke, Chris Corbally, Steven J. Dick, Jean-Michel Maldamé. 10,30 — Coffee break. 11,00 — Panel 4 ( cont.). 12,00 — Debate 13,00 — Pause for lunch. ………………………… 14,30 — Round-table 3. The religion in the future. Moderator: Bento Domingues; with Paulo Borges, Arthur Peacock, V.V. Raman. 16,30 — Debate 17,00 – Coffee break. 17,30 — Closing lecture “Ethics and consciousness”, by Ervin Laszlo. 18,15 – Presentation of conclusions and forum synthesis by José Ferreira da Silva. 19,00 — Closing ceremony.

Registration and information

Tel 351 225071300 e-mail: [email protected] webpage: 03/ctec_forum03.htm” target=”_new”>http://www2.ufp.pt/~lmbg/ctec03/ctec_forum03.htm

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